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    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner

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    "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." -Virginia Woolf We agree. During this couple's romantic cooking class, you'll receive guided instruction in the kitchen and share a delicious meal with a group of couples prepared by YOU! Bring a nice bottle of wine to enjoy at the end of class to make this a truly romantic night out and a great alternative to the predictable dinner and a movie! You'll make tasty dishes like: Beef Tenderloin Filets with Red Wine and Mushroom Ragout, Grilled Polenta with Parmesan Cheese, Sauteed Chicken Breast Stuffed with Prosciutto, Spinach and Boursin Cheese, Pilaf-Style Long Grain Rice with Garlic and Thyme, and Fallen Chocolate SoufflE Cake with Homemade Whipped Cream! Lickin' your chops yet?
    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner

    2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles

    • Spend a romantic evening out during a couples cooking class
    • Make dishes such as beef tenderloin filets, grilled polenta, long grain rice and more!
    • Bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your food at the end of class
    • Celebrate a special occasion or anniversary in a memorable way
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    1 positive reviews
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    Handmade Pasta Making Class

    Get back to your cooking roots with Cook LA's Fresh Handmade Pasta Class! In this basic course, you'll learn to make your own handmade pasta and sauce with a seasoned professional guiding you along the way. Your menu will include pumpkin or fresh spinach and ricotta ravioli (with brown butter sage), Fettuccine Al Pomodoro Sauce, and a seasoned side salad. Add to the experience with wine tasting or bring your own bottle to share with no corkage fee. All skills levels are welcome to try their hand at this handmade culinary adventure.
    Handmade Pasta Making Class

    10938 Ventura Blvd, Studio City

    • Learn to make delicious handmade pasta dough and sauce
    • Gain confidence in your cooking skills with pumpkin or fresh spinach ricotta ravioli
    • Taste Fettuccine Al Pomodoro Sauce and a seasonal salad on the side
    • Sip as you simmer with wine tasting available
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    Favorite Fish Recipes

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    Looking to dish on fish with some foodies? Then don't let this opportunity swim away! You'll be covering all things fish, so this a great chance for cooks of all levels to expand their kitchen repertoire, demystify the art of cooking fish, and learn some tasty and healthy new recipes! In this class you'll be introduced to such fundamentals as shopping for fish, safe storage, and proper handling. Later on you'll also cover butchery, butter poaching, stovetop smoking, steaming, frying, and more! On the menu are Sesame-Crusted White Fish Filets with Lemon Cilantro Sauce; Indian Pastry-Wrapped Tilapia Fillets with Herbs and Cooked Tomato, Turmeric, Clove, Ginger, and Cardamom Chutney; Rosemary, Dill, and Thyme-Smoked Salmon Filets with Spicy Garlic Aioli; Sauteed Teriyaki-Style Fish Fillets with Homemade Teriyaki-Sake Glaze; and Panko-Crusted Cod Fillets with Lemon Zest, Oregano, Red Pepper Flakes, Old Bay Seasoning, and Chili Powder. And of course when the cooking is done, the gorging will commence! If you think this class is too good to be true, we don't blame you. It definitely seems a little fishy.
    Favorite Fish Recipes

    2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles

    • Demystify the art of cooking fish during this culinary workshop
    • Make a variety of tasty fish dishes using gourmet ingredients
    • Learn to shop for, safely handle, store, and prepare fish
    • Enjoy scarfing down your creations in class and socializing with other foodies
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    1 positive reviews
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    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner 2

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    "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." "• Virginia Woolf We agree. During this couple's romantic cooking class, you'll receive guided instruction in the kitchen and share a delicious meal with a group of couples -- prepared by YOU! Bring a nice bottle of wine to enjoy at the end of class to make this a truly romantic night out -- and a great alternative to the predictable dinner and a movie. You'll make tasty dishes like: Grilled Rib Eye Steak with Red Wine Sauce and Kalamata Olive Tapenade, Sautéed Swiss Chard with Champagne Vinegar, Sautéed Chicken Breast with Lemon Caper Sauce, Roasted Garlic Shallot Mashed Potatoes with Thyme, and Individual Molten Chocolate Cake with Crème Anglaise! Lickin' your chops yet?
    Couples Date Night - Cooking Dinner 2

    2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles

    • Spend a romantic evening out during a couples cooking class
    • Make dishes such as rib eye steak, sauteed chicken breasts, roasted garlic mashed potatoes and more!
    • Bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your food at the end of class
    • Celebrate a special occasion or anniversary in a memorable way
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    1 positive reviews
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    Wine and Food Pairing Cooking Course

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    When we enjoy a meal, sometimes we want an adult beverage to accompany the fruits of our labor. This class is a great way to learn about the best accompaniments! Come to Chef Eric's Culinary Classroom for a great wine and food pairing class! You'll join your teacher on a mouth-watering exploration of how to best pair your delicious meals with fine wine. In this dynamic, information-packed class, you'll learn where and how to shop for wines and discover how to make great recipes. You'll make tasty dishes like: Eggplant Fritters and Zucchini Fritters, Fennel-Dusted Pan-Seared Scallops, Grilled Wild Mushrooms with Balsamic Vinegar Reduction, Homemade Pasta with Tomato and Kalamata Olive Tapenade Sauce, Braised Lamb Stew with Wild Mushrooms, Garlic, Thyme, Parsley and Red Wine Vinegar, Homemade Traditional Tiramisu, and more! We won't complain if you save us some leftovers....
    Wine and Food Pairing Cooking Course

    2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles

    • Cook a delicious meal and choose from selected wines that make excellent pairings
    • Learn how to choose specific wines that will go well with your meals
    • Make dishes such as eggplant fritters, homemade pasta, braised lamb stew and more!
    • Write down all the tips and use them at your next dinner party
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    1 positive reviews
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    Italian Love Affair Cooking

    Are you ritually shouting "mangia!" to your family as you serve up that delivery pizza each week? Take your love of Italian cuisine to new heights as you learn to cook a full Italian dinner menu your family will love. With the guidance of a professional instructor, you'll prepare a gluten free menu of such delicious European fare as Italian wedding soup, Zucca e Patate Gratinate (butternut squash and potato gratin), Italian grilled skirt steak, and Torta di Ricotta e Mandorle (almond ricotta cake). In the true Italian spirit, wine tastings will be served to accompany your meal.
    Italian Love Affair Cooking

    10938 Ventura Blvd, Studio City

    • Travel on a European culinary adventure as you learn to cook in the Italian tradition
    • Prepare such timeless foods as Italian wedding soup, roasted potatoes, and Italian grilled skirt steak
    • Learn the ins and outs of healthy eating as you cook an entirely gluten-free menu
    • No experience necessary
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    Surf and Turf

    Nom if by land. Nom nom if by sea. Make history in your home kitchen thanks to this surf and turf workshop! Class takes place in a social kitchen environment that's a great place to learn and meet new friends. As you work, you'll build the skills necessary to recreate each dish on your own, and the confidence to take your culinary exploits in delicious new and amphibious directions! On the menu are: Lobster bisque shooters; Shrimp and red pepper ceviche on endive spears; Beef medallions with port wine glaze; Garlic confit scalloped potatoes; and Chocolate soufflés with salted caramel sauce. This is a culinary class with some beef to it. And some shrimp!
    Surf and Turf

    12207 Seal Beach Blvd, Seal Beach

    • Master the art of the surf and turf meal during a culinary workshop
    • Work with an experienced chef to prepare each dish from scratch
    • Develop the confidence and skills to recreate each dish at home
    • Meet fellow foodies and enjoy a scrumptious meal you've prepared together
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    Couples Romantic Cooking

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    "One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well." "• Virginia Woolf We agree. During this couple's romantic cooking class, you'll receive guided instruction in the kitchen and share a delicious meal with a group of couples -- prepared by YOU! Bring a luxurious bottle of wine to enjoy at the end of class to make this a truly romantic night out -- and a great alternative to the predictable dinner and a movie! Some of the dishes you'll make include: Rosemary and Oregano-Spiced Lamb Loin Chops, Herb-Roasted Cherry Tomatoes, Homemade Fettuccine Pasta, and more! Lickin' your chops yet?
    Couples Romantic Cooking

    2366 Pelham Ave, Los Angeles

    • Spend a romantic evening out during a couples cooking class
    • Make dishes such as lamb chops, striped bass, homemade pasta, and more!
    • Bring a bottle of wine to enjoy with your food at the end of class
    • Celebrate a special occasion or anniversary in a memorable way
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    1 positive reviews
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    Cooking with Beer

    Lots of folks cook with wine, but what about beer? They aren't just a convenient beverage to go with your meal - adding beer to your cooking can radically change your comfort foods. This class will teach you how to properly incorporate several types of beers like stouts and lambics, into your cooking. You will learn how to make beer and cheddar soup, German style fried potatoes, sweet beer bread, honey and porter glazed chicken skewers and Guinness chocolate cake with stout buttercream or cream cheese frosting.
    Cooking with Beer

    10938 Ventura Blvd, Studio City

    • Find out how to cook with beer the right way
    • Discover new flavors added using stouts, lambics and golden ales
    • Eat, drink and learn how to be the next beer chef
    • Learn to make comfort food with just a touch of alcohol
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    Canning: Jams, Preserves and Pickles

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    Discover the joy of canning at home! This fun class will teach you how to make your own jams, preserves and pickles. You will not need complicated equipment or recipes. Discover how jars, lids and a big pot are the essential tools you need to make your own delicious pickles or blackberry jam. Your chef instructor will teach you about seasonal fruits and vegetables that are perfect for canning. You will learn how to safely can great produce throughout the year.
    Canning: Jams, Preserves and Pickles

    395 Santa Monica Place, Santa Monica

    • Spend four hours learning food canning skills that last for a lifetime
    • Learn how to make great jams, preserves and pickles
    • Discover how to choose your fruit for canning
    • Learn to save money by canning
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    2 positive reviews

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